[baisl] Re: thank you and farewell

  • From: Derek Anderson <danderson@xxxxxx>
  • To: baisl@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:09:20 -0700


Best wishes to you and the next chapter!

Marin Academy

On Sep 24, 2014, at 10:29 AM, Marta Fuchs <martafuchs18@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello wonderful librarians -- I'd like to thank you for years of great advice 
> and camaraderie as I prepare to depart from Drew at the end of this semester 
> after 16 1/2 years . I'm moving on to pursue my professional speaking career, 
> Holocaust education, clinical work, and writing.
> I am grateful to BAISL for awarding me the Professional Development Award to 
> do research in Hungary for my book, Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute. I 
> also appreciate the opportunity afforded me to subsequently present my 
> research to the membership.
> Next month I will be presenting at Bay School for their morning assembly, 
> relating the story of my father's rescuer to their theme this year examining 
> decision making. As many of you know, my key message is that each one of us 
> can make a difference in everyday life.
> In December I'll be the featured speaker in a city-wide commemoration in 
> Santiago, Chile, where I'll also be conducting workshops in Spanish and 
> Hungarian, and talking with school kids about the Holocaust and my family's 
> experience, particularly the Righteous Gentile who saved my father and his 
> slave labor battalion of over 100 Jewish men.  In January, I will be 
> conducting workshops in London at an international conference for Holocaust 
> survivors and their descendants.
> After December you may reach me at my website, www.martafuchs.com.
> Wishing you all a great new academic year!
> With gratitude,
> Marta
> Marta Fuchs, MLS, MFT
> Director of Library Services
> Drew School | 2901 California St |SF, CA 94115
> (415) 409-3739; fax (415) 346-0720
> marta@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> author, Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute
> Professional Speaker & Psychotherapist
> http://www.martafuchs.com

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